In pictures: Leaders attend UAE and Egypt’s joint military exercise Zayed 1
Leaders from the UAE, Saudi Arabia and Egypt attend a joint military exercise, “Zayed 1” between the UAE and Egyptian armed forces in the Western Region.
In pictures: Best business images of the week to March 12
In pictures: This week's list of business images includes refugee carpet makers in Peshawar; coal energy in Germany and protests at IBM's factory in China.
Porsche, McLaren, and LaFerrari hybrids are best
The Porsche 918 Spyder, McLaren P1 and the LaFerrari set the pace eco-style.
UAE cricket generation’s gap to end, but lesson in history stays for amateurs
The feat of 1996 heroes will be repeated after an 18-year wait but some of the stars tell Paul Radley that nothing has changed for the amateur cricketers who work six days a week.
In pictures: 10 things not to miss at Design Days Dubai
Top ten things not to miss at Design Days Dubai.
Best photography from around the world today
The National View's photo editors pick the best images of the day from around the world.
January 7, 2014
Hussain Al Qemzi, the bank’s chief executive, said a stock-market flotation would be considered in the medium term.
January 7, 2014
Noor bank chief explains the rebranding.
December 14, 2013
UAE banks scramble to lure new retail customers at home and abroad amid stiffening competition
December 1, 2013
The UAE’s financial sector has evolved to become the region’s most powerful. The sector is focused on a path of further development as it looks to attract business in the wider world.
October 31, 2013
Most of us have a relationship in some shape or form with a financial institution in the country, and based on our latest survey at Souqalmal.com, very few of us would recommend our bank to our friends and family.
June 4, 2013
Banks in the UAE are hoping to capitalise on a wave of overseas interest in Dubai property as overseas property speculators pile back into the country.
December 17, 2012
Banking: The Central Bank postpones three major banking sector reforms, giving commercial lenders more time to comply with deadlines that they are struggling to meet.
November 8, 2012
Bounced cheques: The Central Bank moves towards a national pilot programme for direct debits, which bankers say will help move the UAE away from reliance on cheques.
October 29, 2012
The Life: Virtual banks and smartphone apps could mean that the days of the traditional, besuited branch manager are numbered.
October 27, 2012
Bounced cheques: Bankers must take "know thy customer" as a mantra, says United Arab Bank chief executive Paul Trowbridge, as lenders weigh strategies to ensure they do...
October 26, 2012
Bounced cheques: Ali Al Nuaimi, the head of the Federal National Council's finance committee, has called on the Central Bank to review the levels of failed cheques in the...
October 24, 2012
Bounced cheques: The chief executive of Noor Islamic Bank has called on the financial services industry to develop alternative payment systems in an effort to cut down on...
October 20, 2012
Mashreq Bank introduces cashback reward that is linked to education expenses through its new SmartSaver Titanium credit card.
July 19, 2012
HSBC's investigation by the US Senate is the latest in a string of regulatory actions towards international lenders since the global financial crisis began - one which UAE banks can scarce afford to ignore.